Sunday 25 October 2020 11:43 AM  |  Webmail | Member Login

News Home Media News

The 24th Session of the National Council concludes

Posted on :05 March 2020

The 24th Session of the House concluded today in the august hall of the National Council with a concluding speech by His Excellency Hon’ble Thrizin Tashi Dorji. Followed by a long-life prayer of His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Tashi-Monlam.  

On behalf of the House, the Chairperson cordially welcomed and thanked the nation and the people for participating in the concluding session of the House.

His Excellency briefly highlighted the important reviews carried out by the House for the benefit of the country. He informed that altogether the House effectively deliberated on 5 legislative issues, 8 money bills, 4 policies issues and the Annual Review Report of the RAA’s 2018 in the Joint Sitting of the Parliament and accordingly resolutions have been passed.

Appreciating on the dedication and hard work put in by the committees and the members for the research conducted in preparing the reports and bills for deliberation, he requested the members for the same support and dedication in continuing with the review  work. Further, he also acknowledged the Hon’ble ministers for participating during the question time without failure and hoping for their continued support in future.

He also accredited the success of the session to the Royal Bhutan Police for providing security services; Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority; Ministry of Health; Department of National Properties for making all logistical arrangements during the Session; the Bhutan Broadcasting Service for the live broadcast of entire Session proceedings; all the other media firms for the dissemination of news and information related to the Session and secretariat staff of the National Council.

Finally,  offering his application,  the Chairperson offered his prayers for the long life and prosperity of deeds of His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo, His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo, Her Majesty the Gyaltsuen, His Royal Highness the Gyalsey, Members of the Royal Family, His Holiness the Je Khenpo and the Clergy


Find out who's the MP(s) for a constituency.


Find NCB Member

News & Media Centre

Read press releases, watch live & archived video..


Find Out More

Connect With the NCB

Keep up to date with what's happening at the National Council.

Contact Us

Langjophaka, Thimphu, Post Box No. 200, PABX: 00975-2-337371/337372/337374, Fax No. 325543/337158